Saturday's Field Hockey Recap

Saturday's Field Hockey Recap

  • Swarthmore wins convincing season-opener against Virginia Wesleyan
  • Preseason nationally-ranked Rowan tops Haverford
  • Muhlenberg falls to Elizabethtown
  • Eastern Mennonite puts Dickinson record at 1-1
  • Bryn Mawr loses tough overtime battle with College of Notre Dame (Md.)
  • Washington College loses close one to DePauw University

Swarthmore 6, Virginia Wesleyan 2

SWARTHMORE, Pa. - The Swarthmore College field hockey team (1-0) opened the 2011 season with a convincing 6-2 victory over Virginia Wesleyan (0-1) on Saturday afternoon at Clothier Field.

Rowan 5, Haverford 4

GLASSBORO, N.J. - The Rowan University field hockey team scored the game's final three goals to defeat visiting Haverford College, 5-4, in non-conference match-up Saturday afternoon.

Notre Dame (Md.) 4, Bryn Mawr 3

BALTIMORE, Md. - Bryn Mawr College loses overtime battle with the College of Notre Dame after the Gators score with 7:07 remaining.

Elizabethtown 5, Muhlenberg 0

ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. - Senior Brittany DeAngelis moved into a tie for fourth place in school history when she recorded the 12th defensive save of her career in Muhlenberg's 0-5 lose to Elizabethtown Saturday afternoon.

Eastern Mennonite 3, Dickinson 2

CARLISLE, Pa. - The Dickinson College field hockey team rallied from a 3-1 deficit but could not catch visiting Eastern Mennonite University, falling 3-2 in non-conference play.

DePauw 2, Washington College 1

LYNCHBURG, Va. - DePauw University scored twice in the second half to rally for a 2-1 non-conference field hockey win over Washington College.